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snail

Scientists find best way to rid a garden of snails

Gardeners wanting to rid their spring flowerbeds of pesky snails can ditch the beer traps and egg shells and instead develop a strong throwing arm.

lightning

High-speed solar winds increase lightning strikes on Earth

New evidence suggests that lightning on Earth is triggered not only by cosmic rays from space, but also by energetic particles from the Sun.

astronomy

Astronomy Image Explorer launched

IOP Publishing and the American Astronomical Society are pleased to announce the launch of the Astronomy Image Explorer.

roboclam

"RoboClam" hits new depths as robotic digger

A digging robot inspired by the unique mechanisms employed by the Atlantic razor clam has been created by a group of researchers in the US.

materials science

IOP Publishing expands materials science publishing programme

We are pleased to announce the addition of three new materials research titles to our journal publishing programme.

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Physiological Measurement Martin Black Award

Congratulations to Benjamin Sanchez et al.

Physics in Medicine & Biology Roberts Prize

Congratulations to Costas Arvanitis et al.

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mind controlled robotic arm

Thumbs-up for mind-controlled robotic arm

A paralysed woman who controlled a robotic arm using just her thoughts has taken another step towards restoring her natural movements by controlling the arm with a range of complex hand movements.

17 Dec 2014Bristol, UK
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American Astronomical Society & IOP Publishing launch innovative ebook program

The American Astronomical Society and IOP Publishing have created a new electronic book publishing partnership as part of the AAS's mission to enhance and share humanity's scientific understanding of the universe.

16 Dec 2014Bristol, UK
Physics World Breakthrough of the Year for 2014

Comet landing named Physics World Breakthrough of the Year

The first ever landing of a man-made probe onto a comet has been named Physics World Breakthrough of the Year for 2014.

12 Dec 2014Bristol, UK

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iopscience.org

Making it easier for researchers to access scientific, technical and medical journals content. More >

physicsworld.com

News, views and information for the global physics community. More >

cerncourier.com

CERN Courier is the International journal of high-energy physics. More >

brightrecruits.com

A range of opportunities for jobseekers with backgrounds in physics or engineering. More >

IOP Conference Series

Fast, versatile and effective proceedings publication service for your conference. More >

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